Welcome to the online home of the Ronin Institute for Independent Scholarship.

If you’re new to the Ronin Institute, check out this post at the Ronin Blog, which outlines the goals of the Institute. Also check out our FAQ and Why Ronin? pages.

The Ronin Institute is devoted to facilitating and promoting scholarly research outside the confines of traditional academic research institutions. To read more about our plans for transforming the future of research, visit our Mission page. To meet some of the people who are going to be doing the transforming, visit our Research Scholars page. To learn more about specific programs, visit our Programs page.

To keep up with what we’re doing, you can find us on Facebook and Google+, and you can follow our progress on the Ronin Blog. You can also follow us on Twitter and our YouTube channel.

To learn how you can help to build a more efficient, inclusive, egalitarian, and creative future for scholarship, contact us.

If you believe in what we’re doing, please consider helping out with a donation to support the transformation of scholarship. For more information about donation options, contact our development office.

Scientiam consecemus!